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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Overt(0.01070 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Overt.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj : open and observable; not secret or hidden; “an overt lie”;
“overt hostility”; “overt intelligence gathering” [syn:
open] [ant: covert]
English → English (gcide)
overt \o"vert\ ([=o]*v[~e]rt" or [=o]"v[~e]rt), a. [OF. overt,
F. ouvert, p. p. of OF. ovrir, F. ouvrir, to open, of
uncertain origin; cf. It. aprire, OIt. also oprire, L.
aperire to open, operire to cover, deoperire to uncover.
Perh. from L. aperire influenced by F. couvrir to cover. Cf.
1. Open to view; public; apparent; manifest. Opposite of
Overt and apparent virtues bring forth praise.
2. (Law) Not covert; open; public; manifest; as, an overt act
of treason. --Macaulay.
No person shall be convicted of treason unless on
the testimony of two witnesses to the same overt
act, or on confession in open court. --Constitution
of the U. S.
Note: In criminal law, an overt act is an open act done in
pursuance and manifestation of a criminal design; the
mere design or intent not being punishable without such
act. In English law, market overt is an open market; a
pound overt is an open, uncovered pound.